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Eldan Law’s Chambers Ranking — for Construction

Published on 10 December 2019.

Our firm has been once again been ranked by Chambers for our construction practice. We are listed alongside Clyde & Co Classis, Dentons Rodyk and TSMP, ahead of Drew & Napier. Details of the ranking : https://chambers.com/guide/asia-pacific?publicationTypeId=8&practiceAreaId=15&subsectionTypeId=1&locationId=188

Danna Er has been recognised by the Junior Chamber International as an outstanding person in the Political, legal, and/or governmental affairs category.

Published on 17 October 2019.

We are pleased to announce that our Partner, Danna Er has been recognised by the Junior Chamber International as an outstanding person in the Political, legal, and/or governmental affairs category. The award serves to formally recognize young people who excel in their chosen fields and exemplify the best attributes of the world’s young people. 

Danna Er has been recognised by Singapore Business Review as one of Singapore’s most influential lawyers aged 40 and under for 2018

Published on 12 March 2019.

Award brief: We are delighted to announce that our Partner, Danna Er has been recognised by Singapore Business Review as one of Singapore’s most influential lawyers aged 40 and under for 2018.   Singapore Business Review has put together 20 of the most promising legal luminaries aged 40 and under for the year 2018. After…

Katong Park Towers gets Court’s nod for en bloc sale to proceed

Published on 4 October 2018.

THE sale of Katong Park Towers has been given the green light by the High Court, following some owners’ objection to the sale over factors like the method of apportionment. An order of sale was made for Katong Park Towers following a High Court hearing on Tuesday, Edwin Lee of Eldan Law told The Business…

Eldan Law mentioned in Mediation Advocacy: Power List 2017

Published on 20 August 2018.

Eldan Law has been recognized in the The “Mediation Advocacy: Power List 2017” by the Singapore Mediation Centre. The list seeks to recognise the law firms that have most advanced the use of mediation as a dispute resolution tool and are providers of a more complete suite of services. Mediation is a cost-effective and time-efficient…

Danna Er Wins The Lawyer Monthly Women in Law 2018 Award

Published on 1 August 2018.

We are delighted to announce that our Partner, Danna Er has been awarded the Women in Law 2018 Award in recognition of her outstanding legal expertise and contributions in the practice area of Dispute Resolution in Singapore. Every year the Lawyer Monthly Awards identify and honour the most respected Lawyers and Law Firms who lead…

Eldan Welcomes Back Construction Disputes Specialist

Published on 6 April 2018.

Construction disputes lawyer Danna Er has rejoined Singapore firm Eldan Law, the place she started her legal career, as a partner from Clyde & Co. Er, who was a commercial and construction arbitration associate in Clyde’s New York and Singapore offices, worked at Pinsent Masons MPillay prior to that. Specialising in disputes prevention and dispute…

Recent Developments

How to Apply for Temporary Relief under the COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) Act

Published on 21 April 2020.

The COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) (Temporary Relief for Inability to Perform Contracts) Regulations 2020 (the “Regulations”) came into operation on 20 April 2020. These Regulations detail how qualifying individuals and businesses can apply for temporary relief under the COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) Act 2020 (the “Act”).   Read our latest update on the Regulations for key points to…

COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) (Alternative Arrangements for Meetings for Companies, Variable Capital Companies, Business Trusts, Unit Trusts and Debenture Holders) Order 2020

Published on 14 April 2020.

Certain provisions in written law and certain legal instruments (such as the company’s constitution) specifically require personal attendance at meetings. However, this may not be practicable in light of the social-distancing measures introduced to contain the COVID-19 spread.  On 13 April 2020, the Minister for Law introduced the COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) (Alternative Arrangements for Meetings…

What You Need To Know About the COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) Act 2020

Published on 9 April 2020.

The COVID-19 (Temporary Measures) Act 2020 (the “COVID-19 Act”) provides temporary relief for qualifying individuals and businesses who are unable to fulfill their contractual obligations due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Read our latest update on the COVID-19 Act for more information about what you need to know about the COVID-19 Act and how to obtain temporary…

Construction Arbitration

Published on 4 March 2020.

Our Lawrence Tan and Jennifer Fong successful defended a claim for loss of profits and successfully counterclaimed damages for repudiation of a contract for the supply and installation of electrical works for a project involving a local hospital. The arbitration was conducted under the SIAC expedited procedure. Please contact Lawrence Tan to find out more.

Workshop on the Employment Act

Published on 10 January 2013.

In a regular workshop organised by the Singapore Business Federation, our Daniel Koh and Looi Ming Ming will be analysing the Employment Act and related issues of employment law. A variety of topics, including maternity leave, termination of employment and restrictive covenants will be discussed. Seminar details Venue: SBF Seminar Room 2 (21st Level), Keppel…

Design & Build Contracts and Risk Management Conference

Published on 23 October 2012.

Design & Build construction contracts as a project delivery system continue to gain popularity in Singapore. Together with industry experts and partners from leading law firms, our Looi Ming Ming will be speaking about avoiding pitfalls through effective risk allocation in design-build contracts. The Design & Build Contracts and Risk Management Conference is an intensive…

Our events

Firm trip to Perth

Firm trip to Perth

Published on 14 August 2012.

We believe in working hard and playing hard too. Eldan Law’s annual firm trips are the perfect opportunity for the entire firm – lawyers, staff and their families – to let their hair down and to get to know each other just that little bit better, all while having a smashing good time. Whilst previous…